Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1247538
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateMI
CountyNewaygo
LocalityHess Lake
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMuskegon
HUC8 Number04060102
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month8
Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18446
Author:Hipp, A. (curator).
Date:2012
Title:Morton Arboretum Herbarium (MOR)
Publisher:Morton Arboretum
Volume:2009
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28480
Author:Miller, A.
Date:2016
Title:Morton Arboretum Data Collection
Publisher:The Morton Arboretum
CommentsMisidentified as Myriophyllum aquaticum. MOR 51334
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recorddrainage
DisposalThe Morton Arboretum Herbarium
Museum Cat Number51334
VerifierIan Pfingsten
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/4/2020].

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